Robert MUNRO

Robert MUNRO

Male 1720 - 1790

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  • Name  Robert MUNRO 
    Born  1720  Of, Ratter, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  27 Sep 1790  Of, Kilmuir Wester, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I12460  Munro
    Last Modified  27 May 2001 

    Father  Rev. John MUNRO,   b. Est 1678, Of, Suddie, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1762, Prob., Suddie, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Isabel DALLAS,   b. Abt 1695,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  Jan 1718 
    Family ID  F4531  Group Sheet

    Family  Seymour MUNRO,   b. Est 1722,   d. 8 Mar 1810 
    Last Modified  20 Jan 2009 
    Family ID  F13247  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Robert went to Caithness in 1736 to become Tutor to the family of the Master of Reay, but before his arrival, someone else was appointed. He stayed for several months, living at Ratter. He was ultimately licensed by the Presbytery of Tongue on 27 Apr 1743.

      He received a unanimous call to Kilmuir Wester on 1 Jun 1747 and was admitted on 23 Sep. He died in 1790, after 44 years in the ministry.

      He had been married three times.

      References:

      (1) "The Munro Tree (1734)" by R. W. Munro - Edinburgh (1978) - R/37

      (2) "History of the Munros of Fowlis" by A. Mackenzie - Inverness (1898) - p.
      493-494

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      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA